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Le Galapagos

257 boulevard Georges Clemenceau, 63150 La Bourboule, France
+33 4 73 81 02 63
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good49%
  • Average19%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
18 Jun 2017
“Ice cream”
22 Sep 2016
“Great lunchtime stop in a beautiful location.”
Restaurant Hours
French, Bar, European, Pub
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
257 boulevard Georges Clemenceau, 63150 La Bourboule, France
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Reviewed 18 June 2017

Good restaurant with a varied menu. Leave some room for one of the superb ice cream desserts particularly "Nostalgie" with salted caramel ice cream.

Thank George C
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch after a walk over from Mont Dore. The location is great for watching the world go by with a generous outdoor seating area and spacious interior. The staff were friendly and unfussy. The waitress helpfully switched to English after I...More

Thank Jonathan B
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

A busy restaurant that serves regional dishes. Quality is good and prices OK. The portions are large for a French restaurant.

Thank markirle
Reviewed 11 April 2016

At first sight it looked like a Mexican Restaurant in the middle of La Bourboule in Avergne, France but the menu was completely the opposite. Authentic French cuisine from this region can be savoured, I tried the La Truffade (Truffade is a dish traditionally associated...More

Thank diamantdd
Reviewed 20 June 2015

As apetizer we had some local ham (serving tip: do NOT cut off the fat!!). Main dish was the daily offer: entrecôte de Salers avec salade et tartuffe. The entrecôte was poorly baked. Too thin. No taste. My tartuffe was badly burned. When I told...More

Thank Joe Z
Reviewed 8 June 2015

Friendly staff, but the meal was very poor. We sat inside but there were flies buzzing round us the whole time. We ordered a starter which didn't arrive! I ordered Bavette, well done, which very tough and burned at the edge. I eat this meal...More

Thank Meg C
Reviewed 5 November 2014

Went on a Sunday lunchtime in November. 7 of us with three boys under the age of 7. The weather was good so we could sit outside. The food was ok but it was the friendliness of the two young waitresses which made the lunch...More

Thank dog63green
Reviewed 31 October 2014

At first we were a little put off by the poor / unfriendly waiter, but as the children were hungry we decided to stay for lunch. Waiter refused to serve a crepe to our smallest son, "because it is not yet 16:00 PM", and the...More

3  Thank Seishonagon
Reviewed 6 February 2013

The soup - cabbage and sausage - was excellent... as was the pasta Staff friendly and attentive. Reasonable value.

Thank PaulW14
Reviewed 13 December 2011

varied menu. Open even in November where almost everywhere else was closed.

Thank IrmaLondon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
French, Bar, European, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 257 boulevard Georges Clemenceau, 63150 La Bourboule, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Puy-de-Dome  >  La Bourboule
  • Phone Number: +33 4 73 81 02 63
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